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Course Overview

This course has been designed to provide you with foundational knowledge and skills to grow your understanding, increase your capability and employability, and prepare you for future studies in program planning for health promotion.


Learners who successfully complete the optional assessment in this course can gain entry credit into the Specialist Diploma in Gerontology (Nutrition for Ageing Well) and/or Specialist Diploma in Gerontology (Optimal Ageing Practice) at Temasek Polytechnic.

Entry Requirements

Basic Proficiency in English

Who Should Attend

This course is suitable for individuals or organisations participants who are from the social service, community and health/healthcare sectors, as well as those who are keen to work with older adults.


It is also suitable for individuals or organisations participants who are from the social service, community and health/healthcare sectors, as well as those who are keen to work with older adults.

What You'll Learn

In this program, you will be guided through course topics and encouraged to put your new knowledge into practice with the health challenges presented within the course scenario. You will be equipped with knowledge and skills to:


  • identify the steps in programme planning, development, implementation and evaluation
  • identify health promotion programming skills
  • systematically apply program planning tools to prepare a health promotion and active ageing plan





Written assignments, reflective application and discussion forums to reinforce participants’ understanding of key concepts and application of concepts learnt for each topic.





Certificate of Completion in Behavioural Psychology in Health Promotion

Course Schedule/Apply

Intake Info Application Closing Date Course Duration

Online Learning

For corporate sponsorship of courses, please email tsa@tp.edu.sg for the sign-up advisory.

Start Any Time

25 hours over 15 weeks


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Course Fees

Fees Type Course Fees
(w GST) 
Singapore Citizens
Full Course Fee / Repeat Students S$267.50
Aged 40 and above / SME-sponsored S$30.25
Aged below 40 S$80.25
Non-Singapore Citizens
Full Course Fee / Repeat Students S$270.00
Singapore Permanent Residents / Long-Term Visit Pass Plus (LTVP+) Holder S$81.00
SME-sponsored (Singapore Permanent Residents) S$31.00

SkillsFuture Credit Approved. For more details, please click here.


Successful applicants will be informed via email on the course fee amount and payment mode. 


  1. For more information on Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy, please click here.
  2. To learn about the SME Scheme, click here.




This online course is approved for Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP) funding*. UTAP is a training benefit for NTUC members to defray their cost of training. NTUC members enjoy 50% unfunded course fee support for up to $250 each year for courses supported under UTAP. NTUC members aged 40 and above can enjoy higher funding support up to $500 each year, capped at 50% of unfunded course fees. Not a NTUC Member yet? Sign up here. For queries on course fee subsidy under the UTAP, please contact NTUC Membership Hotline: +65 6213 8008 or click here to find out more.


Note: *Terms and conditions apply

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Course Contact

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  • Website: https://www.tp.edu.sg/tsa
  • Temasek SkillsFuture Academy

    Temasek Polytechnic

    East Wing Block 1A, Level 3, Unit 81

    21 Tampines Avenue 1,

    Singapore 529757

  • Temasek Polytechnic reserves the right to alter the course, modify the scale of fee, amend any other information or cancel course with low enrolment.

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